The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst Programmer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst Programmer
Rank 494 495 414
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -81
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst Programmer 105 75 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 43 70
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £266 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £330 £319
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +18.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-24.70% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Analyst Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Analyst Programmer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst Programmer within the UK.

Analyst Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Analyst Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Analyst Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Analyst Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst Programmer within the UK.

Analyst Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Analyst Programmer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 99 £400 +8.84% 39
London +23 52 £500 +24.68% 11
City of London +36 24 £500 +5.26% 7
South East -18 24 £375 +25.00% 7
Hampshire -3 13 £340 -15.00%
East Midlands - 8 £350 - 5
South West -4 5 £318 - 2
Surrey - 5 £375 - 1
East of England - 4 £350 - 1
Portsmouth +1 3 £308 -
Wales -4 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £350 - 1
Buckinghamshire -2 2 £325 -
Milton Keynes -3 2 £325 -
West Midlands -9 2 - - 2
North West -14 2 £550 +83.33% 3
Scotland -14 2 - - 3
Leeds - 2 £541 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £541 - 8
West Yorkshire - 2 £541 - 5
Cheshire - 2 £550 -
Kent - 2 £510 - 2
Stirling - 2 - - 1
Wiltshire +6 1 - - 1
Cardiff +5 1 - -
South Wales 0 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Gosport - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £378 -

Analyst Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Analyst Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst Programmer in their job title.

1 135 (56.72%) SQL
2 86 (36.13%) Java
3 83 (34.87%) Oracle
4 67 (28.15%) .NET
5 64 (26.89%) SQL Server
6 60 (25.21%) C#
7 46 (19.33%) PL/SQL
8 43 (18.07%) Data Modelling
8 43 (18.07%) Banking
9 42 (17.65%) Finance
10 41 (17.23%) Microsoft
11 40 (16.81%) ASP.NET
11 40 (16.81%) Relational Database
12 36 (15.13%) Oracle Database
13 35 (14.71%) UNIX
13 35 (14.71%) RDBMS
14 31 (13.03%) JavaScript
15 28 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (10.50%) VB.NET
17 24 (10.08%) OO
18 23 (9.66%) C++
18 23 (9.66%) Derivative
18 23 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
19 22 (9.24%) Visual Studio
20 21 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
21 20 (8.40%) Web Services
21 20 (8.40%) Security Cleared
21 20 (8.40%) Computer Science
22 19 (7.98%) Mathematics
22 19 (7.98%) Oracle Database 11g

Analyst Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Analyst Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (5.04%) SAS
2 6 (2.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.10%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.68%) JBoss
4 4 (1.68%) CICS
4 4 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.26%) LiveCycle
6 2 (0.84%) Node.js
7 1 (0.42%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.42%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.42%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.42%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.42%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.36%) MS Office
3 7 (2.94%) MS Project
4 3 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.84%) Simulink
6 1 (0.42%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 7 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.68%) Endur
3 3 (1.26%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.84%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.42%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.42%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.42%) JDE World
5 1 (0.42%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.68%) Internet
2 3 (1.26%) HTTP
3 2 (0.84%) FTP
4 1 (0.42%) LDAP
4 1 (0.42%) RIP
4 1 (0.42%) Intranet
4 1 (0.42%) Extranet
4 1 (0.42%) DVB
4 1 (0.42%) RTP
4 1 (0.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (26.89%) SQL Server
2 40 (16.81%) Relational Database
3 36 (15.13%) Oracle Database
4 35 (14.71%) RDBMS
5 23 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
7 19 (7.98%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (6.72%) MS Access
9 15 (6.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (5.04%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (3.78%) DB2
12 9 (3.78%) Base SAS
12 9 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (2.10%) OLAP
16 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (9.24%) Visual Studio
2 19 (7.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.20%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (2.94%) Toad
5 6 (2.52%) NUnit
6 5 (2.10%) JIRA
7 4 (1.68%) Subversion
7 4 (1.68%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.26%) Selenium
8 3 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.26%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.26%) JUnit
8 3 (1.26%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.26%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.84%) CA Gen
9 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.84%) Moq
9 2 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.84%) ERwin
9 2 (0.84%) jMock
General
1 43 (18.07%) Banking
2 42 (17.65%) Finance
3 18 (7.56%) Telecoms
4 17 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.94%) Front Office
6 6 (2.52%) Billing
7 5 (2.10%) Marketing
8 4 (1.68%) Retail
9 2 (0.84%) Local Government
9 2 (0.84%) Back Office
9 2 (0.84%) Military
9 2 (0.84%) Law
9 2 (0.84%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Games
10 1 (0.42%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.42%) French Language
10 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (28.15%) .NET
2 40 (16.81%) ASP.NET
3 20 (8.40%) Web Services
4 19 (7.98%) HTML
5 17 (7.14%) XML
5 17 (7.14%) CSS
6 14 (5.88%) Spring
6 14 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (5.04%) .NET Framework
8 11 (4.62%) WCF
9 10 (4.20%) J2EE
9 10 (4.20%) RESTful
9 10 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 9 (3.78%) REST
11 8 (3.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (3.36%) WPF
11 8 (3.36%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.94%) jQuery
12 7 (2.94%) SOAP
12 7 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.66%) Derivative
2 20 (8.40%) Computer Science
3 19 (7.98%) Mathematics
4 18 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.04%) Open Source
6 10 (4.20%) Mainframe
7 8 (3.36%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.52%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (2.10%) Data Integration
9 5 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.10%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.68%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.68%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.26%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.26%) NHS
11 3 (1.26%) GIS
12 2 (0.84%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.84%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.71%) UNIX
2 18 (7.56%) Linux
3 15 (6.30%) Windows
4 3 (1.26%) AIX
4 3 (1.26%) Solaris
4 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.42%) zOS
5 1 (0.42%) Android
5 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (18.07%) Data Modelling
2 28 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (10.08%) OO
4 18 (7.56%) TDD
5 16 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (6.72%) Software Engineering
6 15 (6.30%) Multithreading
7 14 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 14 (5.88%) Scrum
8 12 (5.04%) Data Analysis
9 11 (4.62%) Migration
10 10 (4.20%) Web Development
10 10 (4.20%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (3.78%) Waterfall
11 9 (3.78%) MVC
11 9 (3.78%) ITIL
12 8 (3.36%) ETL
12 8 (3.36%) V-Model
12 8 (3.36%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (3.36%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 135 (56.72%) SQL
2 86 (36.13%) Java
3 60 (25.21%) C#
4 46 (19.33%) PL/SQL
5 31 (13.03%) JavaScript
6 25 (10.50%) VB.NET
7 23 (9.66%) C++
8 16 (6.72%) VB
9 14 (5.88%) VBA
10 13 (5.46%) Python
11 9 (3.78%) VB6
12 8 (3.36%) COBOL
13 7 (2.94%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.94%) JCL
14 6 (2.52%) Lua
14 6 (2.52%) Perl
15 5 (2.10%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.68%) PL/1
17 3 (1.26%) Ruby
17 3 (1.26%) Korn
Qualifications
1 20 (8.40%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.36%) Degree
4 7 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.36%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.84%) DICOM
3 1 (0.42%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (0.84%) Puppet
2 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.42%) Opsview
2 1 (0.42%) Graphite
2 1 (0.42%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 83 (34.87%) Oracle
2 41 (17.23%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.62%) Sybase
3 11 (4.62%) Informatica
4 8 (3.36%) Remedy
5 6 (2.52%) IBM
5 6 (2.52%) SAP
6 4 (1.68%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.68%) OpenLink
6 4 (1.68%) Syncsort
7 3 (1.26%) Teradata
7 3 (1.26%) ION Trading
7 3 (1.26%) Charles River
7 3 (1.26%) Adobe
7 3 (1.26%) Cognos
7 3 (1.26%) BMC
7 3 (1.26%) Google
7 3 (1.26%) Sencha
8 2 (0.84%) Splunk
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